Originally created 08/13/02

Mr. Russell Rachels (HEPHZIBAH, Ga.)



HEPHZIBAH, Ga. - Mr. Russell Robert Rachels, 73, Entered into rest Monday, August 12, 2002, the husband of the late Mrs. Jessie Elizabeth Driggers Rachels. Graveside services will be held Wednesday, August 14, 2002, at 11 a.m. in Hillcrest Memorial Park with Rev. Lloyd Greene officiating. Survivors are two sons, Russell Andrews Rachels, of Hephzibah; and Charles Robert Rachels, of Arden, N.C.; one sister, Gloria Hensley of Martinez, and three grandchildren. Mr. Rachels was born in Waynesboro, a retired construction worker and a mason with Hephzibah Lodge #412. Contributions may be given to the Salvation Army, 1384 Greene St. Augusta, Ga. 30901. The family will receive friends this Tuesday evening from 7 -9 p.m. at the Poteet Funeral Home South Chapel, 3465 Peach Orchard Rd.

The Augusta Chronicle August 13, 2002